Lime Kiln Trail


Day Hike - Lime Kiln Trail

Hike along the bed of a long vanished railroad, above the banks of the Stilaguamish.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 625 ft

Meet 10:00 am at the trailhead just outside of  Granite Falls.  

The trail follows part of the bed of the  long vanished Everett and Monte Cristo Railroad.  It goes  above the Stilaguamish River in  a forest, which has mostly reclaimed  everything to an actual lime kiln.  Late season exercise, but getting home at a decent hour


Lime Kiln Trail

  • USGS Granite Falls

    Green Trails Granite Falls No. 109

    Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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